Automotive Refinishing and Collision Repair

College Credits

In this program you can earn college credit!

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Campus/Instructors

Diamond Oaks:  Lonnie Marimon marimonl@greatoaks.com
Live Oaks:  Allen Simpson  simpsona@greatoaks.com
Laurel Oaks:  Brian Wells  wellsb@greatoaks.com
Scarlet Oaks:  Joshua Sloan  sloanj@greatoaks.com

 

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Career Pathways

Painter’s assistant
Auto body assistant
Painter
Collision repair technician
Estimator
Automotive welding and frame repair technician
Body shop owner

Learn more about a typical career in this field!

Available Certifications
I-CAR Collision Repair
I-CAR ProLevel 1 Refinishing Technician
CPR/First Aid

Why I-Car Certification?

Currently offered; subject to change

Questions?

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Related Information

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Courses and credentials available in this program

(formerly Automotive Technology – Collision)

Auto collision
Do you appreciate a fine car? Do you enjoy the work it takes to make a vehicle look its best? Do you have mechanical skills? Take a closer look at Automotive Refinishing and Collision Repair.

 

 

 

Learn to:
  • Repair, replace, and refinish auto bodies and unibody frames.
  • Repair damaged sheet metal.
  • Prepare and explain estimates, and identify and acquire parts.
  • Identify, operate, and maintain tools and equipment used in the automotive collision repair industry.
  • Align and adjust doors, hoods, frames, wheels, deck lids, and front ends.
  • Mix and match all types of paint, and apply to vehicles.
  • Perform final detailing.
  • Remove and install seats and seat belts.
  • Weld steel and aluminum.

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(Note: This is a high school program. For options for adults, click here.)

Essential skills and knowledge you’ll need to be successful in this program

 

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